Some Valentine’s Day Reading: Love letters of Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning now viewable onlineTuesday, February 14th, 2012
Thinking of putting your feelings for that special someone down in writing this Valentine’s Day? Why not take inspiration from the experts?
Starting today, lovers around the world can read digitized versions of 573 love letters between 19th-century poet Elizabeth Barrett and fellow poet (and eventual husband) Robert Browning .
The digitization project is a collaboration between Wellesley and Baylor University in Waco, Texas, which houses the world’s largest collection of books, letters and other items related to the Brownings.
For more about this collection: http://www.cbc.ca/news/offbeat/story/2012/02/14/barrett-browning-love-letters.html
To view the Browning Letters: http://digitalcollections.baylor.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/ab-letters